Computers & Printing
The library has public computers, Wi-Fi, and document scanners—free to use!
Printing, copying, and faxing are also available for a small fee.
Computers are available BY APPOINTMENT. You may reserve a 1-hour time slot, once per day. To encourage social distancing, only two computers are available at a time.
We highly recommend that you call ahead to reserve a computer. Please call 860-828-7126. Walk-ins will be accommodated when possible, but there may be a significant wait time.
Library computers are free to use, and come equipped with internet access, Microsoft Office (Word, Publisher, PowerPoint, Access), Adobe Reader, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and more. You may use a computer for up to 2 hours total per day.
The library offers free wireless internet.
Print from Public Computer
Print right from any public computer with your library card or guest pass! Printing costs $0.15 per page for black and white, $0.50 for color. We can only accept cash for printing at this time.
Print from Device
You can print files directly from your phone, laptop, or other internet-enabled device! To print by email, attach up to ten files in an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The body of your email will also print, so please delete any text to avoid printing unwanted pages. Apple Air Print, Google Cloud Print, and Direct Wireless are also enabled.
Supported file types: PDF, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, text (.txt), JPEG, TIFF, BMP, PNG and GIF.
Printing costs $0.15 per page for black and white, $0.50 for color. We can only accept cash for printing at this time.
Scanning is free. The flatbed document scanner can save to PDF, JPEG, or Word formats, in black and white or color. You will need a Google Drive (Gmail) account or USB flash drive.
Check out the library’s Digital Media Lab for photo, slide, film negative, and video scanning.
Photocopies cost $0.15 per page. The copy machine accepts coins, $1 and $5 bills, and change is available at the circulation desk. Photocopying is only available in black and white. (Try out the scanner if you need color!)
The library has a fax machine you can use to send domestic or international faxes. The fax machine only accepts credit cards, debit cards, and check cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover). Unfortunately, the library cannot receive faxes.
- USA, Canada, & Caribbean: $1.75 for the first page, plus $1.00 for each additional page
- International: $3.95 for the first page, $3.45 for each subsequent page
The same fax service is also available online. The cost is $0.99 for the first page, plus $0.49 for each additional page.